Posted in: Company News on 04 December 2018
Wilson – Wilson Community College (WCC) is partnering with Watson Electrical Construction Co. LLC (WECC) to offer a training program designed to provide skills for workers in the Integrated Transportation Systems (ITS) field. The ITS field involves dynamic message systems, fiber optic communications, cellular communications, closed-circuit TV cameras, central command centers, traffic signals and traffic signal control boxes.
Watson Electrical approached the College with a need for workers skilled in the installation and maintenance of traffic signal systems. To provide this training, WCC...
Posted in: Company News on 29 November 2018
Wilson - Watson Electrical Received the Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) Excellence in Construction (EIC) 2018 Award of Merit, electrical construction in the new Vidant Cancer Care at the Eddie and Jo Allison Smith Tower. @ABCCarolinas @Vidant_Health #WatsonExcellence
Pictured: ABC presenter; John Summerlin, Project Superintendent; Roger Taffi, Supervisor; David Walker, Regional Operations Manager
Posted in: Company News on 22 October 2018
Raleigh - Watson Electrical Construction Co LLC's (WECC) apprentice Wesley Sartain (Raleigh) won first place in the 2018 NC State Fair Electrical Apprentice Contest.
The contest measures the apprentice’s mastery of skills such as conduit pipe bending, knowledge of the National Electrical Code, the accuracy of layout and installation, the operation of an energized system, and safety.
WECC had eight apprentices competing in the NC State Fair Electrical Contest. They are Timothy Amerson (Rocky Mount), fourth place; Joseph Hensley (Raleigh), sixth place; Steven Hofmann (Charlotte); Cody Jones (Winston-Salem); Jesse Marban (Raleigh); Jon McMillian (Wilmington), ninth place; Christopher Pavelek (Raleigh), tenth place; and Wesley Sartain (Raleigh), first place.
The Watson Apprenticeship...